|Disaster Rescue - Australian Emergency Manual (Natural Disaster Organization, 183 p.)|
|CHAPTER ONE - ORGANISATION, PLANNING AND EQUIPMENT|
|The Rescue Plan|
1.8 The Rescue Plan
The success of rescue operations depends principally on:
(a) early activation of S.O.P's;
(b) a quick and thorough appreciation of the situation; and
(c) a workable plan.